Brian
Cobb
15-5-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 1 fights.
Record: 15-5-0
Summary: Cardio, Wrestling, Submissions

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Bandit
From: San Jose, California USA
Age: 34
Height: 5' 11" ( 180 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )

Media

  1. Terry Etim vs. Brian Cobb UFC® 95
    Sep 01, 2010

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
13
0% Successful
0
Striking Defense
56
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
4
50% Successful
2
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
0
0
Takedown Defense
0
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Terry Etim
UFC 95: Sanchez vs. Stevenson
Feb 21, 2009
19 1 0 0 R2 KO/TKO
Brian Cobb 0 2 0 0

Biography

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started fighting about four to five years ago after I finished wrestling in college. I wanted an outlet to compete in. Urijah Faber told me I would be good at fighting and I should try it. I did and I loved it.

What ranks and titles have you held?
I am a purple belt in jiu-jitsu, I was the Gladiator Challenge Lightweight World Champ and the Palace Fighting Championship Lightweight World Champion.

Do you have any heroes?
The Lord

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
This is the culmination of years of hard work and training. Being in the UFC helps me to realize that working hard and fighting anyone a promoter puts in front of you will take you places.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
I graduated from California State University of Bakersfield in 2005 with a bachelors of science in Physical Education and Kinesiology. I am currently in the master’s program working on a master’s in math and a teaching credential.

What was your job before you started fighting?
I have been an assistant wrestling coach at CSU Bakersfield since I finished my eligibility, and I bartended.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition?
Two time PAC-10 finalist in wrestling, two time NCAA Division 1 national qualifier in wrestling. High school wrestling all-american

Favorite grappling technique:
Rear naked choke

Favorite Striking technique:
Head kick

Career

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